2019 - 2020 LEGISLATURE
October 31, 2019 - Introduced by Representatives Tittl, Allen, Brandtjen,
Dittrich, Gundrum, Horlacher, James, Krug, Kulp, Magnafici, Murphy,
Tusler, Wichgers, Zimmerman and Edming. Referred to Committee on Rules.
AR16,1,1 1Relating to: recognizing Thanksgiving week as National Bible Week in Wisconsin.
AR16,1,32 Whereas, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt first declared National Bible
3Week in 1941; and
AR16,1,54 Whereas, at the time, the National Bible Association read passages on the air
5at NBC between radio broadcasts; and
AR16,1,66 Whereas, National Bible Week encourages us to read the Bible; and
AR16,1,97 Whereas, Bible reading has been a great encouragement and comfort for many
8people throughout our state's history and has contributed to the molding of the
9spiritual, moral, and social fiber of our citizenry; and
AR16,1,1110 Whereas, the nation continues to observe Sunday to Sunday of the week of
11Thanksgiving as National Bible Week; now, therefore, be it
AR16,1,13 12Resolved by the assembly, That: the Wisconsin Assembly recognizes the
13week of Thanksgiving 2019 as National Bible Week in Wisconsin.
AR16,1,1414 (End)